Rider Height & Safety Guide

Rider Height & Safety Guide

At Carowinds, we have plenty of exciting rides and shows for everyone, and we are proud to have earned one of the best safety records in the industry. We are committed to providing our guests with a safe environment and enjoyable day. For additional information on our rides, please download our 2015 Guest Assistance Guide

Rider Safety Guide

Minimum Height Required to Ride

54 Inches  (81" Maximum)
  • Fury 325
  • Afterburn
  • Drop Tower
  • Intimidator
  • Nighthawk
  • Scream Weaver
  • Vortex
52 Inches
  • WindSeeker
48 Inches
  • SlingShot
  • Carolina Cobra
  • Carolina Goldrusher
  • Carolina Cyclone
  • Hurler
  • Rip Cord (pay attraction)
Minimum Height Required to Ride

48 Inch (76" Maximum)
  • Dodg'ems
  • Southern Star 
  • Yo-Yo
46 Inch
  • Rip Roarin' Rapids
  • WhiteWater Falls
44 Inch
  • Ricochet 44" - 54" Must be accompanied by a supervising companion
36 Inch
  • Scrambler 36" - 48" Must be accompanied by a supervising companion
Other
  • Boo Blasters on Boo Hill Must be able to sit upright - Under 46" Must be accompanied by a supervising companion
  • Carolina Skytower Under 46" Must be accompanied by a supervising companion
Note: A responsible person is someone who meets all the requirements to ride the ride themselves, is 16 years of age or older and demonstrates appropriate observed behavior.

Minimum Height Required to Ride

44 Inch
  • Flying Ace Aerial Chase 44" - 54" Must be assisted on & off ride - 76" Maximum
40 Inch
  • PEANUTS Pirates 40" - 48" Must be accompanied by a supervising companion
  • Woodstock Express 40" - 46" Must be accompanied by a supervising companion
36 Inch
  • Charlie Brown's Wind Up 54" Maximum
  • Lucy’s Crabbie Cabbie 36" - 40" Must be accompanied by a supervising companion
  • Snoopy vs Red Baron 54" Maximum
  • Woodstock Gliders 36" - 44" Must be accompanied by a supervising companion
Other
  • Character Carousel Under 46" Must be accompanied by a supervising companion
  • Flying Ace Balloon Race Must be able to sit upright - Under 48" Must be accompanied by a supervising companion
  • Snoopy’s Junction Under 46" Must be accompanied by a supervising companion
  • Snoopy’s Space Race Must be able to sit upright - 54" Maximum
  • Snoopy's Yacht Club Must be able to sit upright
  • Woodstock Whirlybirds Must be able to sit upright - Under 42" Must be accompanied by a supervising companion
Note: A responsible person is someone who meets all the requirements to ride the ride themselves, is 16 years or older and demonstrates appropriate observed behavior.